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firmeza (nf)

firmness

2

indudable (adj)

unquestionable

3

colina (nf)

hill, slope

4

parcela (nf)

piece of property

5

jaula (nf)

cage, crate, playpen

6

ajuste (nm)

adjustment, settlement

7

lateral (adj)

side, lateral

8

entierro (nm)

burial

9

reventar (v)

to burst, puncture

10

servidor (nm/f)

servant

11

superioridad (nf)

superiority

12

turismo (nm)

tourism

13

barbaridad (nf)

atrocity

14

rollo (nm)

roll, coil

15

arbitrario (adj)

arbitrary

16

triángulo (nm)

triangle

17

aislamiento (nm)

isolation

18

alivio (nm)

relief, unburdening

19

entrenamiento (nm)

training

20

truco (nm)

trick, ruse

21

respetable (adj)

respectable

22

disparate (nm)

nonsense, blunder

23

cocinero (nm/f)

cook

24

aburrir (v)

to bore, tire

25

diminuto (adj)

diminutive, tiny, minute

26

celeste (adj)

heavenly, sky-blue

27

fotógrafo (nm/f)

photographer

28

imposición (nf)

imposition

29

diluir (v)

to dilute, weaken

30

convincente (adj)

convincing

31

consuelo (nm)

comfort, consolation

32

periodístico (adj)

journalistic

33

cariñoso (adj)

affectionate

34

transmisión (nf)

broadcast, transmission

35

titular (v)

to title, call

36

sendero (nm)

(foot) path

37

frecuentar (v)

to frequent, visit

38

desacuerdo (nm)

disagreement

39

academia (nf)

academy

40

acertado (adj)

correct, accurate

41

catedral (nf)

cathedral

42

mediocre (adj)

mediocre

43

vanguardia (nf)

vanguard, forefront

44

desafiar (v)

to defy, stand up to

45

agitado (adj)

agitated, irritated

46

precario (adj)

precarious

47

sanitario (adj)

health, sanitary, clean

48

comprensible (adj)

understandable

49

cuidadoso (adj)

careful, cautious

50

despojar (v)

to deprive, rob

51

embarazo (nm)

pregnancy

52

imposibilidad (nf)

impossibility

53

irracional (adj)

irrational

54

reinar (v)

to reign, prevail

55

hundido (adj)

buried, sunken

56

reportaje (nm)

news report

57

tambor (nm)

drum

58

fundación (nf)

foundation

59

transparencia (nf)

transparency, slide

60

elegancia (nf)

elegance, style

61

criminal (nc)

criminal

62

elogio (nm)

praise, eulogy, compliment

63

manta (nf)

blanket

64

dinámico (adj)

dynamic

65

hervir (v)

to boil

66

sereno (adj)

serene, calm

67

retirado (aj)

retired, remote, secluded

68

alerta (nf)

alert

69

sinceridad (nf)

sincerity

70

cátedra (nf)

academic chair

71

refinado (adj)

refined

72

repertorio (nm)

repertoire, list, index

73

plancha (nf)

(electric) iron, plate, sheet

74

terraza (nf)

terrace, balcony

75

gala (nf)

gala (performance/dinner)

76

era (nf)

era, age

77

arranque (nm)

start, outburst, kick-start

78

patada (nf)

kick, punt

79

disculpar (v)

to excuse

80

lapso (nm)

lapse

81

sudor (nm)

sweat, perspiration

82

apetito (nm)

appetite

83

íntimamente (adv)

intimately

84

indicación (nf)

indication

85

perdurar (v)

to last, live on, endure

86

aliado (nm)

ally

87

presidencia (nf)

presidency

88

maldito (adj)

damned, wretched

89

consejero (nm/f)

advisor, counselor

90

inundar (v)

to flood, inundate

91

consigna (nf)

watchword, motto, slogan

92

cortesía (nf)

courtesy

93

inmóvil (adj)

immovable, motionless

94

atributo (nm)

attribute, quality

95

furia (nf)

fury, rage

96

grosero (adj)

crude, rude, crass

97

catalán (adj)

Catalan

98

estatura (nf)

stature, height

99

vejez (nf)

old age

100

terremoto (nm)

earthquake

101

articular (v)

to articulate

102

tira (nf)

strip, strap

103

emisor (nm)

transmitter, emitter

104

relevante (adj)

relevant, significant

105

integridad (nf)

integrity

106

autorización (nf)

authorization

107

audaz (adj)

audacious, bold

108

seminario (nm)

seminar, seminary

109

marea (nf)

wave, tide, ebb

110

resentimiento (nm)

resentment

111

delincuente (nc)

delinquent

112

debilitar (v)

to weaken, debilitate

113

fingir (v)

to feign, pretend

114

igualar (v)

to equate, equalize

115

disfrazado (adj)

disguised

116

trepar (v)

to climb

117

mutuamente (adv)

mutually, each other

118

correctamente (adv)

correctly

119

ágil (adj)

agile

120

atrasado (adj)

behind, slow

121

esqueleto (nm)

skeleton, framework

122

indignación (nf)

indignation

123

agradecido (aj)

grateful, thankful

124

adicional (adj)

additional

125

escultura (nf)

sculpture, carving

126

condicionado (adj)

conditioned

127

infinidad (nf)

infinity, countless

128

pilar (nm)

pillar, column

129

óptimo (adj)

optimum

130

súbito (adj)

sudden

131

regular (v)

to regulate, adjust

132

vosotros (pron)

you (subj-pl/+fam)

133

rematar (v)

to finish off, finish up

134

incomprensible (adj)

incomprehensible

135

independientemente (adv)

independently

136

percepción (nf)

perception

137

minoría (nf)

minority

138

deterioro (nm)

deterioration, damage

139

argumentar (v)

to argue, deduce

140

guapo (adj)

handsome, beautiful

141

sanción (nf)

sanction, approval, penalty

142

poblar (v)

to populate, inhabit

143

contradecir (v)

to contradict, be inconsistent

144

inmerso (adj)

engrossed, immersed

145

manipular (v)

to manipulate, handle

146

maleta (nf)

suitcase, case

147

faena (nf)

task, job, performance

148

regar (v)

to water, irrigate

149

evocar (v)

to evoke, recall

150

serpiente (nf)

snake

151

proveniente (adj)

coming from

152

primordial (adj)

fundamental, primary

153

agitación (nf)

agitation, excitement

154

prosperar (v)

to prosper, thrive

155

ganancia (nf)

gain, profit

156

genético (adj)

genetic

157

pino (nm)

pine (tree)

158

arrasar (v)

to raze, ravage

159

rebajar (v)

to discount

160

entrevistar (v)

to interview

161

infeliz (adj)

unhappy, unfortunate

162

compacto (adj)

compact, dense

163

llanto (nm)

crying, weeping

164

ida (nf)

departure, first half of a trip

165

criminal (adj)

criminal

166

coherente (adj)

coherent, connected

167

falla (nf)

flaw, failure

168

contribución (nf)

contribution

169

burla (nf)

mockery, joke, trick

170

seguidor (nm)

follower, supporter, fan

171

estratégico (adj)

strategic

172

perla (nf)

pearl

173

ético (adj)

ethical

174

integración (nf)

integration

175

enterado (adj)

aware of

176

siesta (nf)

siesta, afternoon nap

177

replicar (v)

to reply

178

incipiente (adj)

incipient, beginning

179

adornar (v)

to adorn, to decorate

180

alternativo (adj)

alternating, alternative

181

expresivo (adj)

expressive

182

bigote (nm)

mustache

183

concurrir (v)

to coincide, concur, meet

184

niñez (nf)

childhood, infancy

185

leña (nf)

firewood

186

atardecer (nm)

evening, dusk

187

restaurar (v)

to restore, reinstate

188

retrasar (v)

to delay, fall behind

189

estatal (adj)

state, government-owned

190

interrogante (nc)

question, interrogator

191

palpar (v)

to feel, touch, fondle

192

perpetuo (adj)

continual, perpetual

193

lente (nmf)

lens, [pl] glasses

194

compás (nm)

rhythm, time, compass

195

estéril (adj)

sterile, barren

196

llanura (nf)

plain, prairie, plainness

197

collar (nm)

collar, necklace

198

veneno (nm)

poison, venom

199

mármol (nm)

marble

200

biografía (nf)

biography

201

latente (adj)

latent

202

rebelión (nf)

rebellion

203

hígado (nm)

liver

204

ladrón (nm)

thief

205

aparentar (v)

to give the appearance

206

holandés (adj)

Dutch

207

tablero (nm)

board, panel

208

enterrado (adj)

buried

209

imitación (nf)

imitation

210

adelanto (nm)

advance, progress

211

celoso (adj)

jealous

212

oscurecer (v)

to get dark

213

constitucional (adj)

constitutional

214

intervalo (nm)

interval, gap

215

trago (nm)

swig, drink

216

fracción (nf)

fraction

217

convento (nm)

convent, monastery

218

arroyo (nm)

brook, stream, gutter

219

circular (adj)

circular

220

enlace (nm)

link, connection, bond

221

torcer (v)

to twist, bend, distort

222

derramar (v)

to shed, pour out

223

diccionario (nm)

dictionary

224

reflejado (adj)

reflected

225

afueras (nf)

outskirts, suburbs

226

agravar (v)

to aggravate

227

ceja (nf)

eyebrow, brow

228

detallado (adj)

detailed, thorough

229

interponer (v)

to interpose, intervene

230

topar (v)

to run into, bump into

231

constitución (nf)

constitution

232

enlazar (v)

to link, connect

233

clasificación (nf)

classification

234

atrapado (adj)

trapped

235

lío (nm)

mess, problem, bad situation

236

sede (nf)

headquarters, seat

237

colar (v)

to slip in [se]

238

altamente (adv)

highly

239

litro (nm)

liter

240

bandeja (nf)

tray

241

aproximación (nf)

approximation

242

liviano (adj)

light, frivolous

243

entusiasmado (adj)

enthused, excited

244

trapo (nm)

rag, cloth

245

conocedor (nm)

expert, judge, connoisseur

246

encaminar (v)

to head for, guide

247

altar (nm)

altar

248

acierto (nm)

good aim, guess, hit

249

piloto (nm/f)

pilot, driver

250

susceptible (adj)

susceptible

251

inolvidable (adj)

unforgettable

252

invocar (v)

to invoke

253

computadora (nf)

computer

254

ostentar (v)

to flaunt, show off

255

alambre (nm)

wire

256

mango (nm)

handle, mango

257

configurar (v)

to make up, comprise

258

rosario (nm)

rosary, beads, string

259

reconstrucción (nf)

reconstruction

260

parroquia (nf)

parish

261

ruidoso (adj)

noisy

262

supuestamente (adv)

supposedly, allegedly

263

ampliamente (adv)

widely

264

gigante (adj)

gigantic

265

prevalecer (v)

to prevail

266

comprador (nm)

buyer

267

piedad (nf)

pity, mercy

268

semanal (adj)

weekly

269

clandestino (adj)

undercover, clandestine

270

defensivo (adj)

defensive

271

manual (adj)

manual

272

engendrar (v)

to engender, beget

273

contagiar (v)

to infect, infest

274

niebla (nf)

fog

275

adonde (adv)

to where

276

consagrar (v)

to consecrate, establish

277

mixto (adj)

mixed, co-ed

278

verbo (nm)

verb

279

cadera (nf)

hip

280

procesión (nf)

procession

281

encuesta (nf)

poll, survey, inquiry

282

cría (nf)

breeding, raising

283

narración (nf)

narration, account

284

ramo (nm)

bunch (of flowers), branch

285

penal (adj)

penal

286

traidor (nm)

traitor

287

catálogo (nm)

catalog

288

protector (nm)

protector, defender

289

amparo (nm)

protection, shelter

290

farmacia (nf)

pharmacy, drugstore

291

cima (nf)

summit, peak, top

292

riñón (nm)

kidney

293

pintoresco (adj)

picturesque

294

finca (nf)

property, estate

295

calificación (nf)

evaluation, qualification

296

caudal (nm)

volume, abundance

297

publicitario (adj)

advertising

298

trastorno (nm)

confusion, trouble, upheaval

299

ceñir (v)

to adhere to, fit tightly

300

jovencito (nm)

young person

301

incorporación (nf)

inclusion, incorporation

302

corral (nm)

corral, yard

303

fatiga (nf)

fatigue

304

virgen (adj)

virgin

305

bruja (nf)

witch, hag

306

exploración (nf)

exploration

307

matrimonial (adj)

matrimonial

308

equivalente (adj)

equivalent

309

ilustración (nf)

illustration

310

cómplice (nc)

accomplice

311

melodía (nf)

melody

312

productor (nm)

producer

313

deseable (adj)

desirable

314

constatar (v)

to prove, verify

315

portero (nm/f)

porter, doorkeeper, goalkeeper

316

conejo (nm)

rabbit

317

pasivo (adj)

passive

318

densidad (nf)

density, thickness

319

dispersar (v)

to disperse, scatter, spread

320

apuesta (nf)

wager, bet

321

nacionalidad (nf)

nationality

322

llamativo (adj)

striking

323

vacilar (v)

to vacillate, hesitate

324

mozo (nm)

waiter, youth, bellboy

325

capturar (v)

to capture

326

cuerno (nm)

horn, antler

327

remediar (v)

to heal, cure

328

fiar (v)

to vouch for, confide, trust

329

desfilar (v)

to march, parade

330

talla (nf)

size (of clothing), stature

331

justificado (adj)

justifiable, justified

332

comisario (nm)

commissioner, delegate

333

fotográfico (adj)

photographic

334

acercamiento (nm)

approach, approximation

335

desordenado (adj)

messy, confused

336

gráfico (adj)

graphic, explicit

337

reaparecer (v)

to reappear

338

revuelto (adj)

confused, messed up

339

contorno (nm)

outline, perimeter, edge

340

egoísmo (nm)

selfishness

341

bordo (nm)

a bordo: on board

342

compensación (nf)

compensation

343

prohibición (nf)

prohibition

344

obrar (v)

to work, act

345

expreso (adj)

express, explicit

346

coronar (v)

to crown, top

347

liquidar (v)

to liquidate, sell (off)

348

laberinto (nm)

maze, labyrinth

349

erótico (adj)

erotic

350

amenazado (adj)

threatened

351

inminente (adj)

imminent

352

eternidad (nf)

eternity

353

repasar (v)

to review, revise

354

pastilla (nf)

pill, capsule

355

mierda (nf)

shit, crap, excrement

356

contienda (nf)

contest, dispute

357

imperial (adj)

imperial, imperialist

358

inexplicable (adj)

unexplainable

359

peruano (adj)

Peruvian

360

experimental (adj)

experimental

361

chorro (nm)

stream, jet, spurt

362

opaco (adj)

dull, opaque, heavy

363

clavo (nm)

nail, tack, peg

364

sequía (nf)

drought

365

dinámica (nf)

dynamics

366

ocio (nm)

leisure (time)

367

normalidad (nf)

normality

368

intuir (v)

to sense

369

resonancia (nf)

resonance, repercussion

370

devorar (v)

to devour, consume

371

efímero (adj)

ephemeral, short-lived

372

chaqueta (nf)

jacket

373

aferrar (v)

to grasp, clutch

374

invertido (adj)

reversed, inverted

375

asco (nm)

disgust

376

consolidar (v)

to consolidate

377

apresurar (v)

to hurry up, speed up

378

pleito (nm)

litigation, suit, dispute

379

latir (v)

to beat (heart)

380

sencillez (nf)

simplicity

381

transitorio (adj)

transitory

382

estupidez (nf)

stupidity, stupid thing

383

mojado (adj)

wet

384

descalzo (adj)

barefoot

385

orientado (adj)

positioned, guided

386

senador (nm/f)

senator

387

rencor (nm)

grudge, spite

388

presidencial (adj)

presidential

389

apurar (v)

to speed up, hurry up

390

insultar (v)

to insult, berate

391

brasileño (adj)

Brazilian

392

sustentar (v)

to maintain, support

393

probabilidad (nf)

probability

394

minucioso (adj)

meticulous, thorough

395

rústico (adj)

rustic, rural

396

gobernante (nc)

ruler, leader

397

merced (nf)

favor, mercy

398

acariciar (v)

to stroke, fondle, caress

399

tonelada (nf)

ton

400

rebelde (nc)

rebel, insurgent

401

anhelo (nm)

longing, yearning

402

princesa (nf)

princess

403

decididamente (adv)

decidedly, decisively

404

embajada (nf)

embassy

405

apagado (adj)

turned off

406

bruscamente (adv)

quickly, sharply

407

vincular (v)

to connect, link, bind

408

amargura (nf)

bitterness, sorrow

409

fortalecer (v)

to fortify

410

validez (nf)

validity

411

tacto (nm)

sense of touch, feel

412

codo (nm)

elbow

413

vibrar (v)

to vibrate, tremble

414

calzar (v)

to wear (shoes)

415

chimenea (nf)

chimney, fireplace

416

comunitario (adj)

of the community

417

explícito (adj)

explicit

418

silvestre (adj)

wild

419

evaluar (v)

to evaluate, assess

420

emocionar (v)

to move, make/get excited

421

editar (v)

to edit, publish, release

422

abanico (nm)

range, (handheld) fan

423

fiscal (adj)

fiscal, treasury

424

espacial (adj)

spatial, space

425

violentamente (adv)

violently

426

medieval (adj)

medieval

427

camiseta (nf)

T-shirt

428

honrado (adj)

honest, respectable

429

veloz (adj)

fast, quick

430

corteza (nf)

bark, crust, rind, peel

431

sumergir (v)

to submerge, plunge

432

cordillera (nf)

mountain range

433

monótono (adj)

monotonous

434

longitud (nf)

length, longitude

435

espantar (v)

to scare, frighten

436

imprevisto (adj)

unforeseen, unexpected

437

psicología (nf)

psychology

438

soviético (adj)

Soviet

439

potencial (adj)

potential

440

ambulante (adj)

traveling

441

agrupar (v)

to (put in) group

442

exageración (nf)

exaggeration

443

apreciación (nf)

appreciation, assessment

444

perverso (adj)

perverse, wicked

445

estallido (nm)

crash, outbreak, explosion

446

ardiente (adj)

passionate, ardent

447

talón (nm)

heel, check, coupon, stub

448

atener (v)

to abide by, comply with

449

colchón (nm)

mattress

450

tenue (adj)

tenuous, flimsy

451

tinte (nm)

tint, dye

452

indiscutible (adj)

indisputable, unquestionable

453

imprenta (nf)

printing house

454

bastón (nm)

(walking) cane

455

sombrío (adj)

shady, dark, dismal

456

humillación (nf)

humiliation

457

trance (nm)

trance, fix, enrapture

458

volante (nm)

steering wheel

459

adolescente (adj)

adolescent

460

encabezar (v)

to head, lead (off)

461

rosado (adj)

pink, rosy

462

amistoso (adj)

friendly

463

noble (nc)

nobleman, noble

464

radicalmente (adv)

radically

465

reclamo (nm)

claim, complaint, protest

466

asesor (nm/f)

adviser, consultant

467

perteneciente (adj)

pertaining, belonging

468

novelista (nc)

novelist

469

herido (nm)

wounded (person)

470

necesitado (adj)

poor, needy

471

indefinido (adj)

vague, indefinite

472

solidario (adj)

united, jointly shared

473

paralizado (adj)

paralyzed

474

grueso (nm)

bulk, mass

475

chupar (v)

to suck

476

grabación (nf)

recording

477

frasco (nm)

bottle, jar, flask

478

inquietante (adj)

disquieting

479

visual (adj)

visual

480

verdura (nf)

vegetables, greenery

481

violación (nf)

violation, rape

482

innovación (nf)

innovation

483

tertulia (nf)

get-together, meeting of friends

484

carcajada (nf)

hearty laughter, guffaw

485

cancha (nf)

playing field, court

486

republicano (adj)

republican

487

destruido (adj)

destroyed

488

aburrimiento (nm)

boredom

489

trabajador (adj)

hardworking

490

inquietar (v)

to make uneasy, disturb

491

grandioso (adj)

magnificent, grandiose

492

específicamente (adv)

specifically

493

exportación (nf)

export, exportation

494

extremadamente (adv)

extremely

495

expandir (v)

to expand

496

predecir (v)

to predict

497

dichoso (adj)

fortunate, happy

498

condicionar (v)

to condition, determine

499

agrario (adj)

agrarian, agricultural

500

suizo (adj)

Swiss